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Governor Chris Christie Stops at Stevens Institute

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Governor Chris Christie stops by Stevens Institute to announce government funding for new technology at the school.

Christie said that this is an “investment in New Jersey’s economy” and therefore pledged $7.25M in state funds towards Stevens. These funds will be used to enhance technological capability and new technological networks, which will help increase jobs by 2018.

“I am pleased to enhance the technological capability of the Institute of Technology. The money we are spending to enhance the experience here is not an expenditure, it’s an investment. It’s an investment in you, for the future of our state and our country.” Christie said.

Christie also touched based on the Government shutdown and said “Stevens Institute is an example of optimism here coming out of New Jersey, where as the shutdown, most people would take that as pessimistic.”

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